Fact sheet: Barclays UK Growth Port

Fund information
Fund name
Barclays UK Growth Portfolio B Dis
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
No data available.
Fund manager
  • Jaime Arguellosince 30/09/2004
Fund objective
To achieve, over the long term, capital growth from a portfolio of predominantly equities.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
1.9%
1 Year rank in sector
44/76
Sector
FO Mixed Asset - Aggressive
Yield
0.2%
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
1.81%
Fund size
£63m
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
65
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
CMI Global Mixed23.1%
HSBC Pfl Wld Seltn 522.6%
AIM MA22.3%
Capital Group GAlcL21.5%
Dimensional World Alloc 80/2021.2%
...more in FO Mixed Asset - Aggressive

Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK29%
    USA26.9%
    International21.9%
    Not Specified5.8%
    Japan2.8%
  • Financials20.3%
    Industrials12.6%
    Others10.5%
    Consumer Services10.1%
    Consumer Goods9.8%
  • Global Developed Equities61%
    Global Emerging Market Equities13.4%
    Global High Yield Fixed Interest7.7%
    Property Shares6.4%
    Commodity & Energy3.9%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund0.5%-2.9%2.1%1.9%6.7%33.8%
Sector0.2%-0.9%3.9%3.2%10.8%32.2%
Rank within sector45 / 8170 / 8251 / 8244 / 7641 / 6126 / 50
Quartile3rd4th3rd3rd3rd3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund2.6%-0.4%2%15.5%12.7%
Sector4.1%0%4.6%11.4%9.7%
Rank within sector47 / 7636 / 7149 / 6115 / 569 / 51
Quartile3rd3rd4th2nd1st
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-0.85
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
0.94
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
-0
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
7.47
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
2.14
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
-0.48
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.92
Price movement
52 week high1.64
52 week low1.39
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price1.58
Region
1UK29%
2USA26.9%
3International21.9%
4Not Specified5.8%
5Japan2.8%
6Money Market2.7%
7Hong Kong2.5%
8Germany2.4%
9Korea2.2%
Industry sector
1Financials20.3%
2Industrials12.6%
3Others10.5%
4Consumer Services10.1%
5Consumer Goods9.8%
6Technology6.5%
7Government Bonds5.1%
8Health Care4.8%
9High Yield Bond4%
Asset type
1Global Developed Equities61%
2Global Emerging Market Equities13.4%
3Global High Yield Fixed Interest7.7%
4Property Shares6.4%
5Commodity & Energy3.9%
6Global Developed Markets Government Fixed Interest3.1%
7Alternative Investment Strategies1.9%
8Global Investment Grade Fixed Interest1.9%
9Money Market0.7%
Individual holdings
1GLOBALACCESS EMERGING MARKET EQUITY9.3%
2GLOBALACCESS EUROPE (EX-UK) ALPHA8.8%
3GLOBALACCESS US VALUE8%
4UK ALPHA (SERIES 2)7.1%
5UK OPPORTUNITIES6.8%
6GLOBALACCESS GLOBAL PROPERTY SECURITIES6.4%
7GLOBALACCESS UK OPPORTUNITIES6.1%
8UK LOWER CAP5.9%
9GLOBALACCESS PACIFIC RIM (EX-JAPAN)4.7%
Management
Fund manager group
Barclays
Fund manager company
Barclays
Fund type
No data available.
Fund objective
To achieve, over the long term, capital growth from a portfolio of predominantly equities.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Jaime Arguello30/09/2004Jaime Arguello Head of Multi Management Team. Jaime has managed range of Multi Asset Class funds since he joined Barclays in 2009. In this capacity he is member of Barclays Asset Allocation committee and leads the team in charge of external manager selection. Prior to joining Barclays, Jaime was an executive Vice President with Pictet & Cie in Geneva for 10 years initially as Head of Fixed Income Asset Management managing 30bn$ of Mutual Funds and Institutional accounts. Subsequently he also led the 3rd party fund selection team for the Pictet & Cie Wealth Management unit. Prior to this Jaime spent 12 years managing fixed income funds at several asset managers in Paris including Societe Generale and CPR within the Credit Agricole Group, at the latter he was also the Head of Fixed Income Asset Management. Jaime holds an engineering degree from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris.
Compliance
Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom, Ireland, Offshore
Barclays UK Growth Portfolio B Dis
Initial charge5%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£250,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISAYes
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.81%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.583
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeBZ57
Barclays UK Growth Portfolio C Acc
Initial charge5%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.05%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.9%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.534
CurrencyGBP
Price updated18/12/2013
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeQL94
Barclays UK Growth Portfolio D Acc GBP
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.81%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.626
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeJDKP
Barclays UK Growth Portfolio D Dis GBP
Initial charge5%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.81%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.71
CurrencyGBP
Price updated02/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeBZ59
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